In this episode of the Lions of Liberty Podcast, host Marc Clair is joined by well-known Austrian economist and anarcho-capitlast, Dr. Walter Block. Dr. Block talks about his early days in libertarianism, including how he met Ayn Rand, Murray Rothbard, and Ludwig von Mises. They continue to discuss the connection between Austrian economics and libertarianism, the various types of libertarians, and the important distinction between criticism of fellow libertarians and attempting to excommunicate others from the movement. Dr. Block also takes a few listener questions!
In this episode of the Lions of Liberty Podcast, host Marc Clair speaks with Chris Rossini, columnist for Economic Policy Journal, Ron Paul Institute for Peace and Prosperity, and the Lions of Liberty! They discuss how Chris came to understand the ideas of liberty, and how his passion pushed him to find ways to share them with others.
In this episode of the Lions of Liberty Podcast, host Marc Clair speaks with Dr. Mark Thornton, Senior Fellow at the Ludwig von Mises Institute, about the economics of the War on Drugs. They discuss how the drug war is a an example of the difference between a mainstream approach to an issue, and an Austrian or free market approach. They also go into some common objections to drug legalization, and some of the lessons we can learn about prohibition from shows like "Breaking Bad" and "The Wire".
In this episode of the Lions of Liberty Podcast, Marc is joined by WWE Wrestler and libertarian activist, Glenn Jacobs. Glenn discusses how he came to understand libertarian ideas, the difference between Austrian economics and mainstream economics, and shatters some myths about libertarianism. He also takes questions from our listeners!
In this edition of the Lions of Liberty Podcast, Marc speaks with Daniel McAdams, Executive Director of the Ron Paul Institute for Peace and Prosperity. They discuss the Institute's mission, current events involving Syria, Iran, and Africa, and what it's like to work with Ron Paul.
In this edition of the Lions of Liberty Podcast, host Marc Clair speaks with libertarian candidate for mayor of Minneapolis, Christopher Robin Zimmerman, aka CRZ. CRZ speaks about how he became a libertarian, caucusing for Ron Paul, and what he hopes to achieve with his mayoral run.